Asia

Flora and fauna in Asia

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9781906780685
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Borneo Birds

Vogelgids Naturalist's Guide to the Birds of Borneo
This easy-to-use identification guide to the 280 bird species most commonly seen in Borneo (covering Sabah, Sarawak, Brunei and Kalimantan) is perfect for resident and visitor alike. High quality photographs from one of Borneos top nature photographers are accompanied by detailed species descriptions which include nomenclature, size, distribution, habits and habitat. The user-friendly introduction covers geography and climate, vegetation, opportunities for naturalists and the main sites for viewing the listed species. Also included is an all-important checklist of all of the birds of Borneo encompassing, for each species, its common and scientific name, IUCN status as at 2011 and its status in each state of Borneo.
9788183280297
Weight: g
md8183280293

India Birds

Birds of India: Including Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Pakistan and Bangladesh
Awarded Best Produced Paperback Book by the Federation of Indian Publishers, this pocket-sized photographic book makes accurate identification of more common birds in the field possible. The photographs, all taken in the wild and India, clearly show the birds often with
a variety of plumages while the text details the life of these colourful creatures. There is also a personal introduction to the experience of birding in India with reference to relevant books and websites. Ideal for any visitor to the Indian subcontinent.
0713651679
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Helm Birds of Northern India (UK)

Birds of Northern India

The successor to the much acclaimed Birds of the Indian Subcontinent by the same authors. Covering just northern India, the superb plates are accompanied by a succinct text highlighting identification, voice, habitat, altitudinal range, distribution and status. The text is on facing pages to the plates, for easy reference.

Format Book 304 pages. 216x135 mm.
Illustrations 120 colour plates..

 

1843307464
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NH Birds of South-East Asia (UK)

Birds of South-East Asia

This concise, up-dated edition of the award-winning A Field Guide to the Birds of South-East Asia is the most comprehensive compact guide to this magnificent bird-rich region.

. Over 140 full-colour plates by a range of expert artists covering major plumage variations

. All 1270 species covered in detail

. Up-to-date text covers the identification, voice, habitat, behaviour and range of all the species and distinctive subspecies of the region

. A complete field and reference guide to the birds of Thailand, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia. Also covers a wide range of species found in the Indian subcontinent, China, Taiwan, Sumatra, Java, Bali, Borneo and the Philippines

 

Pages: 304
Format: 15cm x 21 cm

0713664029
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Helm Birds of Southeast Asia (UK)

Birds of Southeast Asia 
Including the Philippines & Borneo

This comprehensive photographic guide covers mainland Southeast Asia, the Philippines and Borneo, and includes the birds of Peninsular Malaysia, Thailand and Indochina, as well as South China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. 668 species are described, and illustrated by a total of more than 700 colour photographs. There is also a distri­bution map for each species.

Many of the photographs in this compact and easy-to-use volume appear for the first time and have been carefully selected to show the most important features of the species. The concise text pro­vides vital information to assist accurate field identification in one of the world's most diverse avifaunal regions.

 

Pages: 398

Format: 12,5cm x 19cm